Travel expenses. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Level of Description


  • 1671-1709. (Creation)


  • 287 Leaves (Whole)



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  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Lists of expenses, bills and receipts, 1674-1675, for travel on the European mainland, chiefly France and Italy, including Italian booksellers' bills (folio 1);

    (ii) Lists of expenses, bills and receipts, 1678-1679, for travel to Holland, including a Dutch bookseller's bill (folio 31);

    (iii) Accounts, 1677-1681, for Lady Anne Hay on the European mainland, chiefly Holland (folio 44);

    (iv) Bills of exchange, 1678-1688, from various cities on the European mainland (folio 83);

    (v) List of expenses, 1678-1709, with inn and horses bills for journeys between Edinburgh and London, and within England (folio 120);

    (vi) List of expenses, November 1679, on going to Berwick to meet the Duke of York (folio 220);

    (vii) Inn bills, April-May 1686, for Belford, Berwick and Alnwick (folio 221);

    (viii) Horse bill, July 1698, for the Earl of Dundonald, Edinburgh (folio 227);

    (ix) Various Scottish inn and horse bills, 1671-1687 (folio 228);

    (x) Accounts for various servants’ journeys, 1671-1701 (folio 282).

  • Arrangement

    287 folios.